Get outdoors and run a few laps, play a few sets of tennis or kick the soccer ball around. You can do it all at Corless Field, located beside the Syncrude Sport and Wellness Centre (SSWC) at Keyano College. The facility features an 8-lane 400-metre running track, soccer infield and three tennis courts. Dressing rooms and washrooms available at the SSWC located next door.
Enjoy’s Canada’s other on-ice pastime and throw a few rocks at the Fort McMurray Oil Sands Curling Club in MacDonald Island Park. The facility has eight curling sheets. Ice can be rented by the general public, and sliders and brooms are also available for rental. After the game, head up to the Frosty Fox Lounge and Restaurant, overlooking the ice surface, for a few refreshments and a bite to eat.
The Timberlea Community Park is equipped to a host a number of sports including soccer, football and rugby, but is especially suited for track and field events. Track and field amenities include a 400 metre 8-lane track, high jump and pole vault zones, shot put areas, discus/hammer area and javelin throwing field. The site also includes a soccer field, rugby field, playground, outdoor space for public exercise, and portable washrooms.
With fully equipped kitchenettes, underground parking and located conveniently in TaigaNova Eco-Industrial Park, north of Highway 63, Best Western Plus Sawridge Suites brings you the comfort and convenience you need. The hotel's location north of the river gives it the closest proximity to the oilsands as well as making it a short 7 minute drive to downtown. The breakfast buffet is 6 a.m to 10 a.m daily and guests can enjoy a fine selection of beer, wine, and spirits in the hotel lounge.
Ideally located in downtown Fort McMurray, Clearwater Suite Hotel puts you within easy walking distance of dining, shopping, and entertainment as well as bars, a grocery store, a liquor store, the mall, banks and the Casinos. Studio Suites feature fully equipped kitchens, washer and dryer, private balcony, as well as complimentary hi-speed Internet and local calls. Stay at the Clearwater Suite Hotel and receive a discount on select Stillbrook Spa services.
Conveniently located in the heart of downtown Fort McMurray and its business sector, the Franklin Suite hotel offers a choice of stylish studio suites thoughtfully equipped with kitchenette, separate living and bedroom areas, flat screen LCD television and more.
Come to the Oil Sands Discovery Centre and experience the history, science and technology of the oil sands. The Centre is an educational facility committed to increasing public awareness and knowledge about the oil sands. Family admission includes 2 adults and up to 6 children under 17 years.
Alberta's heritage facilities are unique and interesting places to visit where you can learn, have fun and connect with heritage. Purchase an Experience Alberta's History Pass and receive unlimited admission to a network of Provincial Historic Sites and museums in Alberta for one full year. Discounted family passes also available.
Get a tour of Fort McMurray from the sky with Canadian Helicopters and get an aerial tour of the oil sands.
Phoenix Heli-Flight offers tours of Fort McMurray and the oil sands. Tours can be customized to a town tour, town plus Suncor tour, and town plus Suncor and Syncrude.
McMurray Aviation's aerial tours will give you a bird's eye view of not only the city, but over the Oilsands as well. They have a variety of aircraft that can land on either land or water, making it easy to suit our clients' needs. They also have a regular scheduled flight to Fort Chipewyan.